John Edward Lewis
By Kim Swindell Wood | November 20, 2015 10:31 am
John Edward Lewis, 67, of Sparta, passed away Nov. 18, 2015, at Saint Thomas Highlands Hospital, in Sparta.
Mr. Lewis was born April 15, 1948, in White County, to John L. Lewis and Nancy Lee Grove Lewis Hill.
He was a brick mason.
Mr. Lewis was preceded in death by his parents; his stepfather, Charlie Hill; brother, Michael Lewis; and sisters, Peggy Ann Nowin and Betty League.
Survivors include his son, Lewis Carrick and wife Robin, of Sparta; grandchildren, Christopher Carrick, Kaitlin Carrick, Maylasia Carrick, Jaya Carrick; two brothers, Charles Rouse and wife Elizabeth, Nathaniel Lewis and wife Pam; two sisters, Linda McReynolds, Barbara Akin and husband James; and
several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be 2 p.m., Nov. 22, 2015, at Oakwood Church of Christ, with burial in Davis Cemetery. The family will receive friends 5-8 p.m., Nov. 21, at Hunter Funeral Home. Glenn Leftwich will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials made to Hunter Funeral Home to help with expenses.
Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.